7 Places to Camp and Play in the Bay Area
By Michelle Valenti
You don't have to go far from the city to find the fun. Head north to Marin, the birthplace of mountain biking, or south to find more secluded camps and trails. Either way, San Francisco is a great place to play.Share This
Waterfront views and ideal weather make this a popular weekend destination for cyclists, mountain bikers and windsurfers. Don't miss the mountain bike trails at Tamarancho in nearby Fairfax.
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Only 20 miles from Oakland, Anthony Chabot Regional Park has 5,067 acres of land for hiking, biking and horseback riding. Reserve Your Campsite ?
Bordering Golden Gate National Recreation Area and close to Point Reyes National Seashore, there are enough trails here to keep you entertained year-round. Reserve Your Campsite ?
Best know for it's view on a clear day, this 3,849-foot peak is chock full of trails and cliffs for hikers, bikers and climbers. Reserve Your Campsite ?
Avoid the crowds and head south to one of the Bay Area's most underappreciated parks. Eighteen miles of trails wind through dense redwoods and douglas firs providing a quiet setting for those looking to get away. Reserve Your Campsite ?